Risk

In simple terms, risk is the possibility of something bad happening. Risk involves uncertainty about the effects/implications of an activity with respect to something that humans value (such as health, well-being, wealth, property or the environment), often focusing on negative, undesirable consequences. Many different definitions have been proposed. The international standard definition of risk for common understanding in different applications is “effect of uncertainty on objectives”.The understanding of risk, the methods of assessment and management, the descriptions of risk and even the definitions of risk differ in different practice areas (business, economics, environment, finance, information technology, health, insurance, safety, security …

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World Bank Group · 1 December 2023 English

Many studies have assessed the impact of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and social isolation policies on various forms of domestic violence, but very few have sought to study the effects on femicides. …

affect the risk of femicide. We find evidence that economic distress increased the risk of femicide aid to households mitigated the increase in the risk of femicide. This finding could be linked to existing Indonesia analysed factors that might mitigate the risk of gender-based violence (GBV) during COVID-19 (World police departments, these systems include detailed risk assessments of women who have been previously and femicides in Brazil Pag. 22 technology. Police Risk Assessment, the core protocol of the Spanish VioGen


World Bank Group · 1 December 2023 English

The World Bank Group (WBG) has been financing digital governance (DG) solutions for decades. The construction of the GovTech Maturity Index (GTMI) is based primarily on the WB’s GovTech dataset, …

infringe on the rights of those third parties. The risk of claims resulting from such infringement rests


ISW: Institute for the Study of War · 4 February 2023 English

Abdol Hamid began facilitating these demonstrations initially in response to the Bloody Friday event in Zahedan on September 30, in which security forces attacked protesters and killed around 100 individuals.1 …

The Iranian regime is in a steady pattern of escalation with prominent Sunni cleric Moulana Abdol Hamid, which risks stoking Takeaways • The Iranian regime is in a steady pattern of escalation with prominent Sunni cleric Moulana Abdol Hamid, which risks


FSF: Free State Foundation · 3 February 2023 English

At the beginning of 2020, the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), the nation's first state- specific comprehensive data privacy statute, became law – and assumed the role of de facto …

in the digital economy, along with the inherent risk that efforts to associate virtual customer-company


ISET-PI: Iset Policy Institute · 3 February 2023 English

Rather immediate increases in economic activity and rising car ownership are expected to cause greater air pollution in Georgian cities until the trend reverses.2 Looking at the growth dynamics of …

pollution was the world’s most significant environmental risk factor for disease and premature death in 2019 – long-term exposure to ambient air pollution is even a risk factor for mental health disorders, ranging from


ACAPS · 3 February 2023 English

FOOD INSECURIT Y IN THE COUNTRY The drought has disrupted the population’s main sources of livelihoods The humanitarian crisis generated by the drought could worsen in 2023, as FROM APRIL-JUNE …

rapid arrival of so many IDPs has increased the risk their livestock (Radio Ergo 06/01/2023). of famine sources or from private vendors, increasing their risk of contracting vaccination coverage (OCHA 31/10/2022) have adequate sanitary conditions, heightening the risk of outbreaks of affected districts, some diseases and sanitation services has led to a heightened risk of disease outbreaks, especially in IDP camps in humanitarian emergencies, putting them at greater risk of exploitation Children and abuse (Theirworld 20/05/2016;


ERIA: Economic Research Institute for ASEAN & East Asia · 2 February 2023 English

Accelerating Digital Transformation Indonesia

intelligent waste management • using AI for disaster risk management • using AI for citizen information management


ERIA: Economic Research Institute for ASEAN & East Asia · 2 February 2023 English

Accelerating Digital Transformation Indonesia

intelligent waste management • using AI for disaster risk management • using AI for citizen information management opportunities presented, however, do not come without risk. Without a clear sense of direction or standards international trade arena. Indonesia should not risk being subjected to retaliatory measures, especially security and reliability of the network. There is a risk that existing development gaps may exacerbate to


Clean Energy Canada · 2 February 2023 English

build attract renewable-related investments.5,22 more natural gas generation is passing significant risk on to future generations—both in terms of the The federal government has committed to reaching emissions

from being a whole lot to come. There is also the risk that fossil fuel worse. Record solar generation more natural gas generation is passing significant risk on to future generations—both in terms of the The innovative clean technologies projects, shares the risk with benefit from, and operate that support greater


ERIA: Economic Research Institute for ASEAN & East Asia · 2 February 2023 English

Accelerating Digital Transformation Indonesia

security and reliability of the network. There is a risk that existing development gaps may exacerbate to


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